Category Weekly Insights 144 articles to read

The Weekly Insight: October 22

Texas Insight’s Recent Reports HHSC: Texas Diabetes Council. The Council gathered to welcome new Texas Diabetes Council Members, hear a presentation called, Health Insurance for Diabetes Prevention Confers Health Benefits…
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The Weekly Insight: October 15

Texas Insight’s Recent Reports HHSC: Public Health Funding and Policy Committee. The Committee gathered to discuss Medicaid Billing for Local Health Departments, infectious disease surveillance, technology in public health, the…
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The Weekly Insight: October 8

Texas Insight’s Recent Reports HHSC: Value-Based Payment and Quality Improvement Advisory Committee. The Committee gathered to hear presentations and updates on the following: the new Children’s Mental Health Consortium and…
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The Weekly Insight: October 1

Texas Insight’s Recent Reports HHSC: Proposed Proxy Rate Increases for STAR Kids and STAR+PLUS. The Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) conducted a public hearing to receive comment on…
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Texas Council on Consumer Direction: EVV Update

Electronic Visit Verification – Jordan Nichols made the presentation. He stated that their request to delay implementation has been approved. A new timeline will be provided. All stakeholders should remain engaged. HHSC’s…
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The Weekly Insight: September 24

Texas Insight’s Recent Reports HHSC Rate Hearings. This report covers three rate hearings: 1. Quarterly Healthcare Common Procedure Coding; 2. Substance Use Disorder Services – Update to Billing Procedure Code for Buprenorphine; and…
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The Weekly Insight: September 16

Texas Insight’s Recent Reports HHSC: Public Hearing – Implementation of House Bill 3703 Proposed New Rule Designating Incurable Neurodegenerative Diseases. The Committee gathered to discuss HB 3703 and take any…
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